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Why we lose; an anthology for Black people's cultural survival

by Beason, Jake Patton

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Published
1989
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Milwaukee: Col D'var Graphics, 1989. Paperback. xvii, 372p., worn and bumped cover wraps and first few pages, gift inscription on first blank page by author reads "To Tammy Haygood, 'Let a people loving freedom come to growth' sincerely Jake P. Beason" Overall, only about good condition.
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image of Three Plays: Ontological Proof of My Existence, Miracle Play,_The Triumph of the Spider Monkey

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Princeton: Ontario Review Press, 1980. Hardcover. ix, 157p., prefaces, three play scripts with original casts and productions, near-fine first edition thus in cloth boards and bright unclipped dj. Plays about a doomed but defiant runaway girl. A violent feud in a Black neighborhood. The absurd trial of a mass murderer in California. The original productions starred Robert Guillaume, F.… Read more
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Phylon: the Atlanta University review of race and culture vol. 8, #2; second quarter 1947

by Reid, Ira De A., editor, Nathaniel Tillman, Rufus E. Clement, et al, Editors

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Published
1947
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Atlanta: Atlanta University, 1947. Magazine. One issue, 105-200p., good first edition literary journal, trade paperback in gray wraps printed red, spine toned, faded and torn along upper spine, upper rigt corner wraps bumped, some staining on front and rear cover wraps, read cover wrap chipped, and bumped, else in good condition. Articles on "Communism and the American Negro" with… Read more
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Paul Robeson

by [Robeson, Paul] Martin Bauml Duberman

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1988
ISBN
9780394527802
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1988. Hardcover. xiii, 804p. + 48p. photos, very good first edition in cloth boards and unclipped dj.
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Phylon: the Atlanta University review of race and culture vol. 3, #1; first quarter 1942

by DuBoils, W. E. B., editor, Langston Hughes et al, contributing editors, Nick Aaron Ford, St. Claire Drake, Charles E. King et al.

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Published
1942
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Atlanta: Atlanta University, 1942. Magazine. One issue, 1-100p., good first edition literary journal, trade paperback in gray wraps printed red, spine toned and faded, cover warps oversize slightly and chipped and torn, else in good condition. Frontispecies: Nefertari, a woodcut by George Shivery, Negros in the Railway Industry, by Charles S. Johnson, Victoria's Negro Colonists, 1858-1866, more.
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Phylon: the Atlanta University review of race and culture vol. 11, #3; third quarter 1950

by Reid, Ira De A., editor, Langston Hughes, Nathaniel Tillman, et al, Editors

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Published
1950
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Atlanta: Atlanta University, 1950. Magazine. One issue, 197-292., first edition literary journal, trade paperback in gray wraps printed red, edge and shelf worn, else in good condition. Articles on "Walt Whitman's Conception of Democracy", "The Poetry of Countee Cullen", "Cracker Culture": A Preliminary Definition" more.
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It's a family affair: the real lives of black single mothers

by Omolade, Barbara

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Published
1986
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New York: Kitchen Table: Women of Color Press, 1986. Pamphlet. 15p., second printing, wraps slightly worn with pin holes in the front wrap from the removed button it was issued with, button now lacking, 5.5x8.5 inches. Freedom organizing series #4.
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Phylon: the Atlanta University review of race and culture vol. 8, #4; fourth quarter 1947

by Reid, Ira De A., editor, Nathaniel Tillman, et al, Editors

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Published
1947
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Atlanta: Atlanta University, 1947. Magazine. One issue, 302-404., first edition literary journal, trade paperback in gray wraps printed red, spine toned, faded and torn along upper spine, cover wrap chipped and separated from the spine, staples beginning to show rust, various numbers inked above title on front cover, else in good condition. Articles on "Racial Segregation and Negro Journalism",… Read more
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From "superman" to man

by Rogers, J. A.

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1982
ISBN
9780960229444
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N.pl: Helga M. Rogers, 1982. Hardcover. 130, [ii]p., very good condition in a worn and chipped dj with an old price sticker on the front flap. Rogers discusses the race problem from his historical perspective.
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Detroit: Gale Research, 1991. Hardcover. xlix, 720p., later printing. Appended tables and a chockablock bibliography with some brief annotation, appendices. Very good oim glossy illustrated boards.
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The Negro in American Life and History

by Jenkins, Robert E.

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Published
1967
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San Francisco: San Francisco Unified School District, 1967. Paperback. 344p., wraps, slight cracking along hinge, date inked on title page near top, last page has toning along the edges, shelf and edge wear, else in very good condition.
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San Mateo: Intergroup Relations Association of Northern California, 1968. Single issue of the newsletter, 4 pages, 8.5x11 inches, very good but for mailing label (of the Pulitzer Prize winning scholar Leon Litwack). Updates on local civil rights activism, equal housing, and related topics.
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Montpelier, VT: Invisible Cities Press, 2001. Paperback. xxv, 154p., wraps, very good condition.
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Eneas Africanus

by Edwards, Harry Stillwell

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1940
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New York: Grosset and Dunlap, 1940. Hardcover. xvii, 38p., illustrated, Originally published in 1920, this Grosset and Dunlap reprint, dated 1940, is about good. Fading to spine and edges. Corners and spine extremities worn. Previous owner's address stamped to map illustrated front pastedown endpaper. Stamps to top corner of page following front endpapers. General soiling. No dust jacket.… Read more
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The Thirst for Acceleration

by Meyer, Txgen

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Published
2019
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no place: transwomenwriters, 2019. 44p., 5.5x8.5 inches, very good booklet in stapled black glossy wraps. Limited printed edition of 150 copies. Text available free online. Trans Women Writers Booklet Series #15. "Xgen Meyer is an independent transdisciplinary researcher, tutor, and conceptual artist based in Southern California. This text belongs to her Hyperzine, "On the mode of existence of cosmic… Read more
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The Book of African Names

by Asante, Molefi Kete

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Published
Trenton, NJ
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1992: Africa World Press, Ince, Trenton, NJ. Paperback. 64p, wraps, cover and rear wrap have small red/orange price labels, newsprint pages are evenly toned throughout, small ink and penciled scribbles on title page, else in good condition.
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The Black interior, essays

by Alexander, Elizabeth

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2004
ISBN
9781555973933
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Saint Paul, MN: Graywolf Press, 2004. Paperback. xi, 223p., wraps, trace of edge wear else very good condition, first printing.
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The Black Law Journal Vol. 1, Nos. 1, 2 & 3, Vol. 2, No. 3

by Wiliams, Barbara J.. Ed

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Published
1972
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Los Angeles: Black World Foundation, 1972. Magazine. Four issues including the first 3 published, 5-288 pages and 197-302 pages, 7x10.5 inches, showing some wear with some covers scratched and incomplete inking when printed, last issue listed has a subscription label printed on the rear wrap, otherwise in very good condition. Now called the National Black Law Journal it was… Read more
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A surprise for Cashimere and Cashimere learns to skate

by George, Garfield Joseph

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Published
1981
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New York: Vantage, 1981. 32p., slender hardcover in an edgeworn dustjacket. Children's stories by the San Francisco-based African American author.
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Anger, and Beyond: the Negro writer in the United States

by Hill, Herbert, editor, Robert Bone, Arna Bontemps, Ossie Davis, Nat Hentoff, LeRoi Jones [Amiri baraka] Harvey Swados et al.

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Published
1968
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New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1968. Paperback. xxii, 227p., mass-market paperback, 4.25x7 inches, wraps worn, pages evenly toned else very good first Perennial Library edition. From the library of literary scholar Noriko Mizuta with her ownership signature, under her married name of "N.M. Lippit", on the inside front wrap. Perennial Library. Includes essays by Saunders Redding, Arna… Read more
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